Posts by Elizabeth Zacharias

October 24, 2018

Our commitment to gender identity and expression

Susie Brubaker-Cole

Vice Provost for Student Affairs
Elizabeth Zacharias

Vice President for Human Resources
On Sunday the New York Times published an article regarding a possibility that the federal definition of gender will be limited to a biological, immutable condition established at birth. We want you to know that no matter what happens at the federal level, the university will not waver from its own commitment to value people of all genders, gender identities and gender expressions.

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October 2, 2018

Support in challenging times

Susie Brubaker-Cole

Vice Provost for Student Affairs
Elizabeth Zacharias

Vice President for Human Resources
In the wake of last week’s testimony by Dr. Christine Blasey Ford and Judge Brett Kavanaugh, we want to take a moment to share information about support resources available at Stanford for members of our community.

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May 15, 2018

The beginning of Ramadan

Jane Shaw

Dean for Religious Life
Elizabeth Zacharias

Vice President for Human Resources
Patricia Gumport

Vice Provost for Graduate Education & Postdoctoral Affairs
Harry J. Elam

Senior Vice Provost for Education
Susie Brubaker-Cole

Vice Provost for Student Affairs
This quarter, for the first time in more than ten years, the Muslim festivals of Ramadan and Eid al-Fitr will fall entirely within the academic calendar. Ramadan begins this evening, Tuesday, May 15, and will conclude on Thursday, June 14, followed by Eid al-Fitr on Friday, June 15. The Stanford community is invited to participate in a series of special events on campus.

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